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Posted: Dec 10, 2020

Anodized Aluminum Sheets In Copper Penny Shade Available From Lorin

Muskegon, MI - Lorin Industries Inc., a global industry leader in the innovation and production of coil anodized aluminum, announces that its Anodized Copper Penny Stocked Sheets are now available. They are ideal for exterior and interior architectural finishes.

Posted: Dec 09, 2020

Laminators Inc. Launches New Matte Series for Architectural ACM

Hatfield, PA – Laminators Incorporated is a full-service manufacturing company offering complete, innovative, turnkey solutions for numerous architectural cladding needs — including a wide variety of aluminum composite panels and architectural installation systems.

Posted: Dec 09, 2020

Metl-Span Launches Credits For A Cause Charity Donation Program

Lewisville, TX – Metl-Span, a recognized leader in the advancement of insulated metal panel technology, is giving back to the community with Credits for a Cause, a recently launched charity donation program that operates in tandem with its continuing education course offerings.

Posted: Dec 08, 2020

Airolite Introduces High-Performance Drainable Louver

Schofield, WI - Airolite has announced the availability of the K6746HP high-performance drainable louver. The 6"-deep, stationary, drainable-blade louver, is designed to provide high-volume air flow and superior resistance to water penetration.

Posted: Dec 04, 2020

Equipment Leasing And Finance Industry Confidence Ticks Up In November

Washington, DC – The Equipment Leasing & Finance Foundation (the Foundation) has released the November 2020 Monthly Confidence Index for the Equipment Finance Industry (MCI-EFI). The index reports a qualitative assessment of both the prevailing business conditions and expectations for the future as reported by key executives from the $900 billion equipment finance sector. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market is 56.1, an increase from the October index of 55.0.

Posted: Dec 03, 2020

Sherwin-Williams Introduces New Fluropon® Metal Trends Color Collection

Minneapolis, MN – Sherwin-Williams has announced the availability of its new Fluropon® Metal Trends Color Collection, featuring eight curated color families: Gold and Brass, Bronze, Silver and Nickel, Blackened Steel, Copper, Steel, Zinc and Anodized. All of the colors in the collection mimic the classic aesthetic of natural and anodized metals with the long-lasting performance of its flagship Fluropon architectural coating system for architectural metal products.

Posted: Dec 02, 2020

METALCON Launches New Educational Initiatives

Newton, MA - METALCON, the metal construction industry's largest international event for metal construction products, technologies and solutions, has announced the launch of several new initiatives to provide ongoing educational opportunities and essential training for industry professionals.

Posted: Dec 01, 2020

AIA's Billings Index Survey Showing Positive Signs

Washington, DC - While architectural billings showed only very slight progress during October, signs of improving business conditions at firms have emerged, according to a new report from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). The pace of decline during October remained at about the same level as in September, posting an ABI score of 47.5 compared to last month's 47.0 (any score below 50 indicates a decline in firm billings).

Posted: Nov 30, 2020

Single-Family Home Starts Continue To Show Strength In October

Washington, DC - Led by solid gains in single-family production, overall housing starts increased 4.9 percent in October to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1.53 million units, according to an analysis by the National Association of Home Builders of data from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the U.S. Census Bureau.

Posted: Nov 25, 2020

AISC Announces Two New Vice Presidents

Chicago, IL - The American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) has announced Brian Raff as Vice President of Market Development and Carly Hurd as Vice President of Operational Engagement.

Posted: Nov 24, 2020

MBMA Offers Online Education Course On Prepainted Metal Panels

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) and the National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) have released a new continuing education course titled, "Creative Building Solutions with Prepainted Metal Panels".

Posted: Nov 20, 2020

Garland Donates Supplies And Backpacks To Local School In Celebration Of 125th Anniversary

Cleveland, OH - The Garland Company Inc., located in Cleveland’s historic Union Miles neighborhood, is celebrating its 125th year in business by giving back in various ways, most recently to the community it calls home. Garland employees helped fill 125 backpacks with the necessary supplies for Miles Park School’s kindergarten through eighth grade students.

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